The politics of dancing | Moment's Notice
Last updated 3/11/2021 at 9:19am
“At the root of the varied manifestations of dancing lies the common impulse to resort to movement to externalize states which we cannot externalize by rational means. This is basic dance.” – J. Martin, 20th Century dance critic
“The Politics of Dancing” was a song by the British one-hit wonder, Re-Flex, and likely a song that would have disappeared into obscurity if not for the many recent ’80s-driven movie soundtracks rife with keyboards and percussion solos.
“The Politics of Dancing” is not a great song, but as the saying goes, it has a good beat and you can dance to it,...